• 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment is raised-1861
    • Cavalry takes action in the first Battle of Bull Run-1861
    • Cavalry takes part in Peninsula Campaign-1862
    • 1st Virginia Cavalry engages in seven days battles-1862
    • Fights in Second Battle of Bull Run-1862
    • Cavalry engages in the Battle of Antietam-1862
    • Fights in Battle of Fredericksburg-1862
    • Cavalry takes action in Battle of Chancellorsville-1863
    • Cavalry fights in the Battle of Brandy Station-1863
    • Takes part in the Battle of Gettysburg-1863
    • Fights in the Bristoe Campaign-1863
    • Cavalry is used in Overland Campaign-1864
    • Cavalry is in engaged in the Seige of Petersburg-1864-1865
    • Cavalry is used in the Valley Campaigns of 1864-1864
    • Cavalry fights in the Appomattox Campaign-1865
    • 1st Virginia Cavalry disbands-1865